, The video for "I Look to You" premiered on September 10, 2009 on Whitney Houston's official website and on Entertainment Tonight.. Listen free to Whitney Houston – I Look to You (Million Dollar Bill, Nothin' But Love and more). Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012) was an American singer and actress.  Having grossed over $36 million, the tour itself was a financial success; however, the promoter, Andrew McManus, lost $2 million bringing her to Australia.. The Nothing but Love World Tour was the ninth and final concert tour by American recording artist, Whitney Houston. "I Look to You" is a pop-soul song performed by American recording artist Whitney Houston, from her seventh studio album of the same name.  On July 30, just one week after its premiere (and 3 days after its promotional release) the song reached number 19 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Chart, becoming her 30th top 20 hit. I am putting together a great show and cannot wait to perform the songs from my new album 'I Look To You', along with some of your favorites.  However, on July 14, 21 and 23 Houston held 3 pre-release album listening parties in which 9 of the 11 songs where previewed, "Call You Tonight" was described as a possible lead single by mentor Clive Davis. Whitney Houston's 'I Look To You' debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200, generating the highest first-week sales of her career in the SoundScan era. I Look To You by Whitney Houston is featured in First Steps, the first episode of Season One. However both Rap-Up and Houston's official website have confirmed the title song will indeed be the first US single whilst "Million Dollar Bill" is being released as the worldwide lead single (second US single, almost simultaneously with first single). Houston released albums My Love Is Your Love, Just Whitney..., and I Look to You in 1998, 2002, and 2009, respectively. I Look to You This song is by Whitney Houston and appears on the album I Look To You (2009). Whitney new voice : I look to you best part through many concerts of the "Nothing but Love Tour" in 2010... All the best  By way of introduction, she stated: This is my first full tour since the My Love Is Your Love tour and I am so excited to be performing for my fans around the world after all this time. Whitney Houston, American singer and actress who was one of the best-selling musical performers of the 1980s and ’90s. The song also did well on the Adult R&B Songs chart peaking at No. The service was broadcast and streamed live to a worldwide audience. 11 tracks (44:38). It was released as a worldwide promotional single and as the first US single from the album on July 23, 2009 on US radio following highly favorable reviews at pre-release album listening parties..  Gerüchte über eine Rückkehr Whitney Houstons in die Musikwelt begannen Anfang 2007, als Clive Davis in The Oprah Winfrey Show s… The song was also not performed in Milan, Italy and in Zurich, Switzerland. May 1: at the SEC Centre in Glasgow, Scotland, Houston did not perform "It's Not Right but It's Okay." 70. "I Look to You" is a pop-soul song performed by American recording artist Whitney Houston, from her seventh studio album of the same name. She's comfortable with the show she's performing. Prior to Houston performing two dates in Russia mid-December 2009, the official tour started on February 6, 2010 in Asia; also visiting Australia and Europe.  The duet version of the song was released from and to promote Houston's posthumous compilation album I Will Always Love You: The Best of Whitney Houston. I Look to You is the seventh and final studio album by American singer Whitney Houston. Il a été lancé en Europe entre le 28 et le 31 août 2009 selon les pays (mis à part le Royaume-Uni où sa sortie a été repoussée au 19 octobre 2009) et le 31 août aux États-Unis. Produzione. Some spectators stated the performance was not up to par on what they had expected; others stated that the singer is a legend, has been on the music scene for 25 years at the time, and considering what she had been through, the performance was fine. Despite upsets from spectators, the tour received mixed to negative reviews from critics for the Australian and European legs of the tour. Initially Vibe magazine reported that another song titled "I Didn't Know My Own Strength" penned by Diane Warren and produced by David Foster would be released as the lead single. Houston said that the powerful piano ballad sums up the album and was all she wanted to say at that stage of her life. But it's value for money; it's Whitney Houston warts and all. Ihre schwierige Ehe, ihre Drogenabhängigkeit sowie ihre Reality-Show überschatteten ihre musikalische Karriere, die 2002 mit ihrem letzten Studioalbum Just Whitney und 2003 mit ihrem Weihnachtsalbum One Wish The Holiday Album zum Erliegen kam. She was cited as the most awarded female artist of all time by Guinness World Records and remains one of the best-selling music artists of all time with 200 million records sold worldwide. La fase di registrazione di I Look to You è durata circa tre anni e mezzo come ha dichiarato la stessa Houston durante le listening preview tenutesi a Londra, New York e Los Angeles nel mese di luglio 2009. It was released as a worldwide promotional single and as the first US single from the album on July 23, 2009 on US radio following highly favorable reviews at pre-release album listening parties. 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Houston explained the meaning behind her tour's title is how she overcame her tough times. She also appeared in the film Sparkle alongside singer Jordin Sparks. It was released as a worldwide promotional single and as the first US single from the album on July 23, 2009 on US radio following highly favorable reviews at pre-release album listening parties. "I Look to You" is a pop-soul song performed by American recording artist Whitney Houston, from her seventh studio album of the same name.  From the album parties Rolling Stone said that with the two tracks from R. Kelly (the chippy kiss-off "Salute" and the steely title track produced by Tricky Stewart, Emanuel Kiriakou and Harvey Mason Jr.) Houston seemed to be aiming for a younger audience and the radio. ", On February 22, the opening night of the Australian leg of the tour suffered negative reviews from critics.  It was her first major tour in almost a decade and was used to promote her seventh studio album I Look to You released in 2009. 86 on the Billboard Hot 100 and two weeks later peaked at No. "I chose this title because what I had under any circumstance was love […] I wouldn't have overcome tough time without my mom and my daughter. She is sitting on an applebox with a spotlight focused on her. Anfang der 2000er Jahre trat Houston weniger als Popsängerin auf, sondern war eher im Boulevard vertreten. The tour was the 34th highest-earning of 2010, grossing over $36 million with 48 to 50 shows performed.. Additionally, she briefly performed ", April 13: the concert in Birmingham, England, Houston performed ". Another action which came under fire from fans was when she paused from singing her song "I Will Always Love You" for many moments while she took a drink of water.  This version marks Houston's final single, and third posthumous release. The song has since become her highest charting single in the United States in nine years, charting at #70. The significance of the number was her humbleness to the Lord. It is sung by Melissa.  Swizz Beatz producer of the song "Million Dollar Bill" (written by Alicia Keys) said that his record was definitely a potential comeback record and with critical acclaim at all three parties it was widely expected that the song would succeed the others as the lead single. I Look to You by Whitney Houston is featured in Grilled Cheesus, the third episode of Season Two.It is sung by Mercedes with Quinn and Tina singing back-up vocals.  Houston's vocal condition was described as hoarse. It was first released on August 28, 2009 through Sony Music in Europe, then August 31, 2009 with Arista Records in the United States before being released by RCA Records in the United Kingdom … Her notable songs included ‘Greatest Love of All,’ ‘Saving All My Love for You,’ and ‘I Will Always Love You.’ Learn more about Houston’s life and career.  At the end of the rehearsal, the tour's title was changed to "Nothing But Love World Tour" with an "official" commencement in February 2010. 2 the week of October 3, 2009. She was cited as the most awarded female artist of all time by Guinness World Records and remains one of the best-selling music artists of all time with 200 million records sold worldwide. The song was later re-recorded as a duet between Houston and R. Kelly and was released as a single on September 25, 2012, seven months after Houston's death. Toward the end of the video, a shower of flowers are shown falling all around her. Her performance in the Brisbane Entertainment Centre was poorly received, and some fans reportedly walked out of the arenas. Houston is wearing a white dress in mood of the beige and grey background. 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"I Look to You" was released on September 25, 2012 as the first single from the album. She adds that "the minimalist production, which features a lone, sullen piano and soft synths, exists purely to cushion Houston's moving vocal performance". The song debuted at No. Dancers: Dres Reid, Ryan Chandler, Tre Holloway, Shannon Holtzappfel, This page was last edited on 11 December 2020, at 18:09. In September 2009, Houston returned to the top position of the Billboard 200 with I Look to You, becoming her fourth number-one album on the chart; which was her first non-soundtrack number-one in 22 years, since 1987's Whitney. Following its preview on US radio the single was released fully for airplay on July 27, 2009. Whitney Houston "You Give Good Love" 3: 1: 4 ... M ^ In Germany, "I Look to You" was released as a double A-side single with "Million Dollar Bill". , The tour began with two rehearsal dates in Russia, under an unadvertised title. I Look to You is the seventh and final studio album by American singer Whitney Houston. , Houston's promoter commented that Houston smokes cigarettes and stated "It is what it is. " May 3, the concert at the Mediolanum Forum in Milan, Italy and May 9, at Hallenstadion in Zurich, Switzerland, Houston began the encore with "I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)", in place of "Million Dollar Bill". Clive Davis praised Houston by saying that on songs like "I Look to You" it is not difficult to say she is 'the premium balladeer of our time'. Fue anunciado en marzo de 2007 por Clive Davis, quien reveló que la cantante sería la partida en el estudio para grabar su primer álbum de estudio en casi 7 años. , Billboard's Monica Herrera gave the song a positive review, writing that Houston is "both vulnerable and in control". 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